x Abu Dhabi, UAEMonday 22 January 2018

Russian tourist drowns near Ajman

Man was swept away by waves off an Ajman beach.

A Russian tourist drowned near an Ajman beach on Monday morning after he and others in his group were swept away by waves.

His body was found floating in the water a few hours later, said civil defence officials.

The body was taken to hospital in Ajman.

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